Igneous Rocks

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What rocks are formed from the crystallization of magma?
What is magma that flows out onto Earth's surface?
Fine grained igneous rocks are called what?
Course grained igneous rocks are called what?
What is a slushy mix of molten rock, gases, and mineral crystals?
What are the three types of magma?
The process where some minerals melt at low temperatures while other minerals remain solid is called what?
The process wherein different minerals form at different temperatures is called what?
What illustrates this relationship between cooling magma and mineral formation.
Granite, which has a high silica content, is classified as what?
Gabbro, which has a lower silica content, is classified as what?
What are igneous rocks that have low silica contents and very high levels of iron and magnesium?
Which texture is characterized by large well formed crystals surrounded by finer grained crystals?
Veins of extremely large grained minerals are called what?
Diamonds are found in what ultramafic rock?
What are two kinds of ultramafic rocks?
What is a kind of mafic rock?
What is a kind of felsic rock?
What do felsic rocks contain?
What is a good example of and intermediate rock?

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